This refer-a-friend bonus may be worthwhile if you have a Union Bank branch in your area (mostly located in CA, OR & WA). One downside is potential monthly fees. This Union Bank checking comparison page
has the fee details.
Promotion page link:www.unionbank.com/campaigns/rewards
Account must be opened by 12/31/2012
Refer friends and business owners and you may qualify for $750 in total rewards.
- Print, sign and complete a coupon for each referral
- Give coupons to friends and businesses
- Get $50 for each qualified personal checking account and $100 for each qualified business checking account opened
Friends get $50 and businesses get $100 when they open a checking account.
- Open an account by December 31, 2012
- Keep the account open for at least 90 days
- Meet the qualifying services for the program
New Personal Customer: New customer to Union Bank must present this referral coupon with referring customer's signature in branch at the time of account opening. New customer will earn $50 when they open a personal checking account (minimum opening deposit $100), AND maintain it in good standing for 90 days, AND meet the qualifying requirements. Qualifying requirements include one of the following: (a) ongoing monthly direct deposit of $100 or more; OR (b) three Union Bank online bill payments to three different payees each month; OR (c) perform at least five ATM/Debit card purchase transactions each month after account opening.
Referring Customer: Referring customer will earn $50 for referring a new customer who opens a Union Bank personal checking account or $100 for referring a new business customer who opens a Union Bank business checking account. New checking account must remain active and in good standing for 30 days following account opening. New customer must present the signed Share the Rewards referral coupon in a branch at the time the account is opened. If referring customer is a business, the individual signing the referral coupon on behalf of the business must be an owner or authorized signer on the business account. Limit 5 referral rewards for personal checking and 5 referral awards for business checking per calendar year. $750 maximum reward for each customer, each calendar year.